Building a Strong Legal Community for the 21st Century
Organized on February 4, 1897 with 33 members, The Jacksonville Bar Association published its objectives in its original constitution: to maintain the honor and dignity of the profession; to regulate the practice; to promote improvements in the law and the methods of its administration; to cultivate professional ethics among its members and to discuss legal topics of general interest.
The Jacksonville Bar Association has more than 2,100 members. While members enjoy continuing legal education seminars and lawyer referral services, the basic mission of The Jacksonville Bar Association remains to enhance the administration of law as well as the professional and social lives of its members.
Published on Monday, December 15th, 2014
Your help is needed. Please submit nominations for the second annual Jacksonville Bar Association Diversity Awards, to be presented February 11, 2015 at the Member Luncheon. The Awards will honor local individuals and employers in the legal industry who champion the ideals embodied in the Florida Bar’s Diversity Principles, tirelessly advocate for diversity and ensure the […]
Published on Tuesday, November 25th, 2014
Nominations are being sought for the annual Raymond Ehrlich Trial Advocacy Award, which will be presented February 11, 2015 at the Member Luncheon. The Award Committee will evaluate applicants based on the qualities that made Justice Ehrlich a role model. Nominees should exemplify professionalism, ethical commitment, professional competency and dedication to creating a positive impression […]